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Partner Michal Hajek Michal Hajek is a commercial lawyer with extensive experience in the banking and finance industry including working for top global financial institutions in the Czech Republic and the United Kingdom. He has been admitted to practice law in the Czech Republic, England and Wales, New South Wales, Australia and New Zealand. He brings a wealth of international and commercial experience to every complex legal problem, whether acting for corporations, financial institutions or government agencies. Thanks to his business background and education, clients appreciate his ability to understand their business needs and provide commercially viable legal advice. Mr. Michal Hajek is member of the following profession organisations: Member of the Czech Bar Association Admitted
as solicitor and barrister of High Court of New Zealand Admitted as solicitor in New South Wales, Australia and member of the Law Society of NSW Admitted as solicitor of the High Court of Australia Admitted as solicitor of England and Wales including higher rights of audience to Senior Courts Appointed as arbitrator of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Appointed as arbitrator of Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic Member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Member of Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) of Australia Holder of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation Michal Hajek’s academic credentials include: LLM
in International Financial Law, King’s College, London LLM in Finance, Institute for Law and Finance, Frankfurt am Main MSc. In International Business and Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Master and doctorate in law, Charles University,
Master in Economics, University of Economics,
Partner James M Heller James M Heller is an intellectual property, technology and IT, media and telecommunications lawyer with extensive experience in innovation industries. He has worked for leading global intellectual property institutions in four continents, helping IP-rich companies capitalise on and protect their intellectual property, technology and data. James’ clients have benefited from his ability to see the bigger picture across international borders. His clients appreciate his ability to understand their business and innovations and provide commercially viable legal advice. James is a lecturer at the State University of New York, University of New York in Prague, Anglo-American University School of Business Administration, and Anglo-American University School of Law (a University of London registered centre), where he is the head of the World Intellectual Property Organisation summer program. He is active in cutting-edge research and publications and has presented at the World Intellectual Property Organisation in Geneva, Switzerland. James studied at 11th-ranked-globally University of Sydney Law School, where he won the Allens Arthur Robinson award and Pennsylvania State University (Political Science and English Rhetoric). In addition to his native English, James speaks Spanish and elementary Czech.
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